SODAT of New Jersey, Inc.                                     (Services to Overcome Drug Abuse Among Teenagers) 
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SODAT of New Jersey, Inc.

Our Staff:

Chief Clinical Officer - Sister Anne Winkelmann, LCADC, NCACII, CCS, CCJS, CMS has over 25 years of clinical experience in the addiction field. Anne is a Licenses Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor. She has opened and supervised various inpatient and outpatient programs in New Jersey. Anne is a member-of the congregation assistance core team for the Diocese of Camden. For the past 25 years, Anne has been a retreat leader for recovering men and women, ACOA's and couples in the states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, New York, Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Virginia, Vermont and Florida. She is experienced with children of alcoholics, adolescents, women, victims of incest and co-dependency. Anne is a consultant for St. Mary's Parish in Williamstown, New Jersey. She has given many lectures for the local community schools, organizations, United Way and has a hot line to direct those needing help in the parish. In 2006, she received The Prodigal House Foundation Service Award in recognition of her Spirt of Generosity in giving of her time to all who suffer from addictions.  Also in 2006, the Addiction Treatment Providers of New Jersey awarded her the Denis Mansmen Award for her dedication to the addiction field.

Quality Assurance Manager - Donna Emma's responsibilities include overseeing grants and contracts to be sure all of SODATís obligations are being met. She reviews every grant and contract monthly, meets with the staff responsible for the services and reviews their progress. She reports any discrepancies to SODATís Chief Clinical Officer. The staff team meets with Donna and Sister Anne to strategize how to correct any problems or strengthen the program. As Quality Assurance Manager, Donna also reviews all pre/post tests and client satisfaction questionnaires, to identify outcome measures and programmatic successes and problems. Donna attended Rutgers University, majoring in Business/Law. She has a strong background in Quality Assurance having created and maintained Diagnostic Testing as well as Radiological processing for a large Multi-Disciplined health care facility. Donna has also conducted seminars on OSHA Requirements as well as On the Job Injury Prevention for many large corporations in the area.

Financial Manager: Denise Pooleyís responsibilities here at SODAT include managing budgets and preparing financial reports. She supervises SODATís SJI project, and SODATís payables and receivables. Denise attended Gloucester County and Glassboro State Colleges, majoring in Accounting and Business Law. She has 24 years in the Accounting and Finance field, having been a Staff Accountant with a local firm and a Financial Administrator in the Medical Field. Denise has extensive experience in evaluating and implementing accounting strategies specifically tailored to individual needs. She was instrumental in growing a small private practitioner into a large multi-discipline practice, while managing daily operations, budgets and a staff of 20. She also oversaw the opening of satellite offices in Camden, Mt. Holly and Philadelphia.

Office Manager: Cheryl Gurick has diversified responsibilities including Human Resources, Payroll and Accounts Receivable, as well as the smooth operation of all SODAT facilities. She has 19 years experience as Office Manager/Administrative Supervisor.

Grants Coordinator: Amy Kiger is the Grants Coordinator for SODAT of NJ, Inc. She has experience in Accounts Payable as well as Purchasing. Amy has been very successful in helping SODAT obtain and maintain funding needed to provide services to indigent individuals and families.

Teen Center Coordinator:

SJI Fiscal Coordinator:

Treatment Administrators



Cumberland: Noreen Rutherford is the administrator for SODAT's Cumberland Office where the Women's First program originated.  She holds her Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) certificate and is experienced in developing programs to encourage change.  Noreen has a passion for working with women and children in treatment.

Gloucester: Carol Arthur has worked at SODAT for 11 years and has her Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) certification.  She has a Bachelors in Psychology and also holds her Substance Awareness Counselor (SAC) Certification.  Carol is currently pursuing her International Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ICADC) certificate.

Salem: Joseph Katz holds a Bachelors of Science in Economics, his Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) certification and his International Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ICADC) certificate.  Joe is also a Certified Clinical Supervisor (CCS).  He has worked in the addictions field for 10 years.



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